Spinach Cashew Pesto with Pasta


Make the most out of your summer harvest.  Try this simple & light delicious pasta meal.

Spinach Cashew Pesto Recipe

1 oz parmesan cheese
1/2 oz cashews
1 clove of garlic
1 jalepeno, seeded
4 oz spinach (about 4 cups, unpacked)
3-5 Basil leaves
1 tsp kosher salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1/3 cup herbed infused oil (I use Herbes de Provence Infused Olive Oil)
1/3 cup spanish extra virgin olive oil

1 lb Cooked Pasta (I use Penne)
add’l salt & pepper if needed, to taste
Shredded Parmesan cheese for topping

Step 1: Mix first 9 Ingredients in food processor & process until smooth:

spinach + ingredients processIMG_3733

 

 Step 2: Mix pesto with cooked pasta, top with Parmesan cheese, plus S&P to taste, and enjoy!

spinach cashew pesto closeup

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